Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The Journal of Aquaculture And Fish Health (JAFH) has an objective to publish and provide high-quality scientific contributions to the field of fisheries. These contributions are sourced from innovative research that encourages science and technology development in the field of aquaculture, fish health, and fisheries on a national and international scale. This journal serves as a communication medium for researchers, academics, students, and communities. This journal is published three times a year in February, June, and September. We accept review papers, full research articles, and short communications. The Journal of Aquaculture and Fish Health’s scope includes:

  1. Aquaculture Production and Management Techniques
  2. Reproduction and Genetics of Aquatic Organisms
  3. Fish Nutrition
  4. Aquatic Organisms Health Management
  5. Fishery Resource Utilization and Management
  6. Fishery Agribusiness


Section Policies


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Peer Review Process

Manuscript received by the Journal of Aquaculture And Fish Health (JAFH) will be reviewed in two stages. In the first stage, the manuscript will be reviewed (the title and completeness of the manuscript components) as part of the initial selection by the section editor. If the manuscript has a missing component, we will return it to the author(s) to be revised. If the component is complete, it will go directly to the next stage. In the second stage, the manuscript will be reviewed by two reviewers (sent to the peer reviewers) with a double-blind system based on the expertise of each reviewer. Afterward the manuscript will be returned to the author(s) for revision.

The peer reviewers will assess all the substantial and technical aspects of the manuscript text they receive. The peer reviewers work with Journal of Aquaculture And Fish Health (JAFH) in fisheries science in accordancewith their fields expertise and experience bothnationally and internationally.


Publication Frequency

This journal is published three times per year in February, June, and September


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.





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Plagiarism Screening

The manuscript must be an original work of the author. The manuscript submitted to this journal will be checked using a plagiarism tool (TURNITIN) to check the similarity of existing publications. Manuscript with similarities ≤30% will be forwarded to the next stage, while manuscript with similarities exceeding 30% will be returned to the author for correction. Otherwise, the manuscript will be rejected.


Copyright Notice

1. The copyright of this journal belongs to the Editorial Board, based on the author's consent, while the moral rights of the publication belong to the author(s).


2. The formal legal aspect of journal accessibility refers to the same Creative Common Non-Commercial-Commercial Attribution (CC BY-NC-SA), implying that publication can be used for non-commercial purposes in its original form.


3. Every publication (printed/electronic) is open access for educational, research and library purposes. In addition to the objectives stated above, the editorial board is not responsible for copyright infringement


Article Processing Fee

Starting from August 1st, 2020, articles submitted to our journal will be charged with the following :

Submission fee : 150,000,- (IDR)/10 USD

Publication fee : 350,000,- (IDR)/25 USD


Hardcopy : 250.000, - (IDR)

Translation (ID - EN) : 75.000,-/page (IDR)